Period
to 18 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear with a requirement for Web Services skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Web Services over the 6 months to 18 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Web Services
North East > Tyne and Wear
6 months to
18 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 62 48 74
Rank change year-on-year -14 +26 -55
Contract jobs citing Web Services 43 51 83
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 4.06% 5.30% 3.72%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 12.32% 14.41% 15.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 24 64
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £407 £438 £334
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.97% +31.09% +11.25%
10th Percentile £311 £258 £276
90th Percentile £527 £540 £475
North East median daily rate £400 £425 £349
% change year-on-year -5.88% +21.86% +16.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate - - -
North East median hourly rate - - -

Web Services is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Tyne and Wear
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 349 354 533
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 32.99% 36.80% 23.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 258 232 346
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £388 £375 £345
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.33% +8.70% -1.43%
10th Percentile £263 £300 £262
90th Percentile £525 £520 £500
North East median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +3.33% +7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 19
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate £43.75 £45.00 £28.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.78% +60.71% +109.93%
10th Percentile £41.38 £15.50 £24.45
90th Percentile £47.13 £47.76 £36.00
North East median hourly rate £43.75 £33.07 £28.00
% change year-on-year +32.32% +18.09% +73.27%

Web Services
Job Vacancy Trend in Tyne and Wear

Job postings citing Web Services as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear.

Job vacancy trend for Web Services in Tyne and Wear

Web Services
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Web Services in Tyne and Wear.

Contractor daily rate trend for Web Services in Tyne and Wear

Web Services
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Tyne and Wear

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Web Services in Tyne and Wear over the 6 months to 18 July 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Web Services in Tyne and Wear

Web Services
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Web Services in Tyne and Wear.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Web Services in Tyne and Wear

Web Services
Contract Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Web Services within the Tyne and Wear region over the 6 months to 18 July 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Newcastle upon Tyne -19 37 £400 -11.11% 10
Sunderland +8 6 £407 - 2
Web Services
North East

For the 6 months to 18 July 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Web Services also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Tyne and Wear region with a requirement for Web Services.

1 30 (69.77%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (55.81%) Java
3 19 (44.19%) RESTful
4 16 (37.21%) JavaScript
4 16 (37.21%) XML
5 15 (34.88%) HTML
5 15 (34.88%) CSS
6 13 (30.23%) Oracle
6 13 (30.23%) Git (software)
6 13 (30.23%) JSON
6 13 (30.23%) Scrum
7 11 (25.58%) TDD
7 11 (25.58%) Continuous Integration
7 11 (25.58%) SOAP
8 10 (23.26%) SQL
8 10 (23.26%) Test Automation
8 10 (23.26%) Kanban
8 10 (23.26%) Spring
8 10 (23.26%) Jenkins
8 10 (23.26%) Microservices
9 9 (20.93%) PostgreSQL
9 9 (20.93%) Linux
10 8 (18.60%) AngularJS
10 8 (18.60%) Amazon AWS
10 8 (18.60%) MongoDB
11 7 (16.28%) BDD
11 7 (16.28%) REST
11 7 (16.28%) SOA
11 7 (16.28%) Selenium
12 6 (13.95%) Web Development

Web Services
Co-occurring IT Skills in Tyne and Wear by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 6 (13.95%) Tomcat
2 3 (6.98%) CMS
2 3 (6.98%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 2 (4.65%) Confluence
3 2 (4.65%) FileNet
3 2 (4.65%) WebSphere
3 2 (4.65%) WebSphere Application Server
3 2 (4.65%) WebSphere Portal
4 1 (2.33%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (2.33%) Oracle Workflow
Business Applications
1 1 (2.33%) Maximo
1 1 (2.33%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (2.33%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 8 (18.60%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (13.95%) PaaS
3 5 (11.63%) BrowserStack
3 5 (11.63%) IaaS
4 3 (6.98%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (4.65%) AWS Lambda
5 2 (4.65%) GitHub
5 2 (4.65%) Serverless
6 1 (2.33%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (2.33%) Boomi
6 1 (2.33%) Force.com
6 1 (2.33%) Microsoft Azure
6 1 (2.33%) SaaS
6 1 (2.33%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.33%) FTP
1 1 (2.33%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (20.93%) PostgreSQL
2 8 (18.60%) MongoDB
3 5 (11.63%) SQL Server
4 4 (9.30%) NoSQL
5 3 (6.98%) MySQL
6 2 (4.65%) Big Data
6 2 (4.65%) DB2
6 2 (4.65%) Oracle Database
6 2 (4.65%) Relational Database
7 1 (2.33%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (2.33%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (2.33%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 13 (30.23%) Git (software)
2 10 (23.26%) Jenkins
3 7 (16.28%) Selenium
4 5 (11.63%) FindBugs
4 5 (11.63%) Gradle
4 5 (11.63%) Subversion
5 4 (9.30%) Gerrit
5 4 (9.30%) JIRA
5 4 (9.30%) JUnit
6 2 (4.65%) Bugzilla
6 2 (4.65%) DbUnit
6 2 (4.65%) Hamcrest
6 2 (4.65%) jMock
6 2 (4.65%) Maven
6 2 (4.65%) Mockito
6 2 (4.65%) Rational Team Concert
6 2 (4.65%) SonarQube
6 2 (4.65%) Visual Studio
7 1 (2.33%) Eclipse
7 1 (2.33%) Gitweb
General
1 6 (13.95%) Finance
1 6 (13.95%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 26 (60.47%) Developer
2 9 (20.93%) Java Developer
3 7 (16.28%) Full Stack Developer
4 6 (13.95%) Full Stack Web Developer
4 6 (13.95%) Web Developer
5 4 (9.30%) Analyst
5 4 (9.30%) Business Analyst
6 3 (6.98%) Agile Business Analyst
6 3 (6.98%) Architect
7 2 (4.65%) iOS Developer
7 2 (4.65%) Product Owner
7 2 (4.65%) Python Developer
7 2 (4.65%) Senior Architect
7 2 (4.65%) Senior Product Owner
7 2 (4.65%) Senior Technical Architect
7 2 (4.65%) Technical Architect
7 2 (4.65%) Tester
8 1 (2.33%) Operations Analyst
8 1 (2.33%) QA Tester
8 1 (2.33%) VB6 Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (44.19%) RESTful
2 16 (37.21%) XML
3 15 (34.88%) CSS
3 15 (34.88%) HTML
4 13 (30.23%) JSON
5 11 (25.58%) SOAP
6 10 (23.26%) Spring
7 8 (18.60%) AngularJS
8 7 (16.28%) REST
9 6 (13.95%) XSLT
10 5 (11.63%) jQuery
11 4 (9.30%) J2EE
11 4 (9.30%) XSD
12 2 (4.65%) Apache Camel
12 2 (4.65%) Java EE
12 2 (4.65%) JAXB
12 2 (4.65%) Middleware
12 2 (4.65%) PowerMock
12 2 (4.65%) Swagger
12 2 (4.65%) XForms
Miscellaneous
1 4 (9.30%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (9.30%) Linux Command Line
1 4 (9.30%) User Experience
2 2 (4.65%) CMDB
2 2 (4.65%) Mobile App
2 2 (4.65%) Social Media
3 1 (2.33%) Blog
3 1 (2.33%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.33%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 9 (20.93%) Linux
2 5 (11.63%) Unix
2 5 (11.63%) Windows
3 2 (4.65%) AIX
3 2 (4.65%) Android
3 2 (4.65%) Apple iOS
3 2 (4.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (2.33%) Mac OS
4 1 (2.33%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (69.77%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (30.23%) Scrum
3 11 (25.58%) Continuous Integration
3 11 (25.58%) TDD
4 10 (23.26%) Kanban
4 10 (23.26%) Microservices
4 10 (23.26%) Test Automation
5 7 (16.28%) BDD
5 7 (16.28%) SOA
6 6 (13.95%) DevOps
6 6 (13.95%) Problem-Solving
6 6 (13.95%) SDLC
6 6 (13.95%) Web Development
7 5 (11.63%) Content Management
7 5 (11.63%) DSDM
7 5 (11.63%) Service Delivery
7 5 (11.63%) Technical Architecture
7 5 (11.63%) User Stories
8 4 (9.30%) Service Management
8 4 (9.30%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 24 (55.81%) Java
2 16 (37.21%) JavaScript
3 10 (23.26%) SQL
4 5 (11.63%) Python
5 3 (6.98%) Java 8
6 2 (4.65%) Apple Swift
6 2 (4.65%) C#
6 2 (4.65%) Groovy
6 2 (4.65%) Scala
7 1 (2.33%) Apex Code
7 1 (2.33%) Go
7 1 (2.33%) PL/SQL
7 1 (2.33%) Ruby
7 1 (2.33%) STATISTICA Visual Basic
7 1 (2.33%) VB
7 1 (2.33%) VB6
Qualifications
1 2 (4.65%) APMG
1 2 (4.65%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.33%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.65%) QA
System Software
1 2 (4.65%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (4.65%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (4.65%) HP ALM
1 2 (4.65%) HP Quality Center
1 2 (4.65%) Single Sign-On
2 1 (2.33%) Kibana
2 1 (2.33%) logstash
2 1 (2.33%) Terraform
Vendors
1 13 (30.23%) Oracle
2 3 (6.98%) OpenText
3 2 (4.65%) HP
3 2 (4.65%) Red Hat
3 2 (4.65%) VMware
4 1 (2.33%) Capita
4 1 (2.33%) Dell
4 1 (2.33%) IBM
4 1 (2.33%) Perforce
4 1 (2.33%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (2.33%) ServiceNow
4 1 (2.33%) Siebel